Actor Iwai Hanshirô IV as the Country Girl Ohatsu

四代目岩井半四郎の田舎娘おはつ

Japanese
Edo period
1784 (Tenmei 4), 4th month
Artist Katsukawa Shunkô (Japanese, 1743–1812)


Catalogue Raisonné

Ukiyo-e taisei 8 (1931), #152 (complete triptych)

Dimensions

Hosoban; 29.2 x 13.6 cm (11 1/2 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.503

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Left sheet of incomplete triptych; 21.6174 is the right sheet.

Play (Jôruri): Tsumagasane Awase Katabira
Play (main feature): Soga Musume Chôja
Theater: Nakamura

Signed

Shunkô ga

春好画

Credit Line

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston—Worcester Art Museum exchange, made possible through the Special Korean Pottery Fund, Museum purchase with funds donated by contribution, and Smithsonian Institution—Chinese Expedition, 1923–24